Chat Archive: Special Guests 2006

Originally Published: September 8, 2004
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The following is an archive of special guest chat shows:

Arena Football | Auto Racing | Bowlers | Boxing | College Basketball
College Football | College Ice Hockey | Cycling | ESPN | Miscellaneous
MLB | Movies | NBA | NFL | NHL | MLS | Tennis | WNBA | Writers

Arena Football

Baker, David - AFL Commissioner (12/19/06)
Burks, Dialleo - Dallas Desperados WR/LB (6/2/06)
D'Orazio, Matt - Chicago Rush QB (3/31/06)
Dutton, John - Colorado Crush QB (2/24/06)
Gatewood, Randy - Arizona Rattlers WR/DB (5/19/06)
Graziani, Tony - Philadelphia Soul QB (5/12/06)
Harrell, Damian - Colorado Crush OS (5/26/06)
Jackson, Chris - Georgia Force OS (4/20/06)
Stafford, Shane - Tampa Bay Storm QB (3/10/06)
Swayne, Kevin - New York Dragons OS (4/7/06)

Auto Racing

Andretti, Michael - IndyCar driver (5/23/06)
Blount, Terry - NASCAR reporter (10/26/06)
Borland, Matt - NASCAR crew chief (5/26/06)
Burton, Jeff - NASCAR driver (7/13/06)
Castroneves, Helio - IndyCar driver - 4/3/06 | 5/16/06 | 6/12/06 | 7/31/06
Coleman, Brad - ARCA Driver (8/3/06)
Cunningham, Wade - Indy Pro Series racer (5/26/06)
Dixon, Scott - IndyCar driver - 7/17/06 | 6/5/06
Edwards, Carl - NASCAR driver (9/1/06)
Enders, Erica - NHRA Driver (2/9/06)
Hornish Jr., Sam - IndyCar driver - 9/11/06 | 8/14/06 | 6/26/06 | 5/29/06 | 5/16/06
Johnson, Jimmie - Daytona 500 champ, Nextel Cup champ - 11/20/06 | 2/21/06
Kanaan, Tony - IRL driver (7/24/06)
Patrick, Danica - IndyCar Driver (5/5/06)
Rice, Buddy - IndyCar Driver (5/8/06)
Troxel, Melanie - NHRA driver (6/15/06)
Wheldon, Dan - IndyCar driver (3/8/06)

Bowlers

Barnes, Chris - Pro Bowler (2/10/06)
Jones, Tommy - Pro Bowler (3/17/06)
Kulick, Kelly - First full-time female PBA Tour member (6/6/06)
Weber, Pete - Pro Bowler (10/18/06)

Boxing

Baldomir, Carlos - Professional Boxer - 11/1/06 | 7/20/06
Barrett, Monte - Pro Boxer (10/2/06)
Brewer, Grady - Contender winner (10/3/06)
Brock, Calvin - Professional Boxer - 11/8 | 6/21 | 2/22
Calzaghe, Joe - Pro Boxer (2/23/06)
Corrales, Diego - Professional Boxer - 6/1 | 9/29
de la Hoya, Oscar - Boxer/Promoter - 10/20 | 9/14 | 7/14 | 6/8 | 5/1 | 2/23
Diaz, Juan - Professional Boxer (7/10/06)
Forbes, Steve - The Contender finalist (9/22/06)
Forrest, Vernon - Professional Boxer (8/3/06)
Gonzalez, Jhonny - Professional boxer (5/24/06)
Hatton, Ricky - Professional boxer (5/11/06)
Holyfield, Evander - Professional boxer (11/21/06)
Hopkins, Bernard - Pro Boxer (6/7/06)
Juarez, Rocky - Professional Boxer - 9/13 | 5/16
Klitschko, Wladimir - Boxer (11/7/06)
Lacy, Jeff - Boxer (2/22/06)
Leonard, Sugar Ray - Boxing Great (7/14/06)
Maskaev, Oleg - Professional Boxer (8/8/06)
Mancini, Ray - Boxing analyst (7/18/06)
Manfredo, Peter - Professional Boxer (2/7/06)
Mayweather Jr., Floyd - Professional Boxer - 10/30 | 4/3
Montiel, Fernando - Professional boxer (5/23/06)
Mora, Sergio - Professional Boxer - 8/21/06 | 7/17/06 | 5/2/06
Mosley, "Sugar" Shane - Professional Boxer - 7/11/06 | 2/21/06
Ouma, Kassim - Professional boxer (5/3/06)
Pacquiao, Manny - Professional boxer (11/13/06)
Quartey, Ike - Professional boxer 8/2/06 | 11/30/06
Rahman, Hasim - Professional Boxer - 8/8/06 | 3/24/06
Tarver, Antonio - Professional Boxer (6/5/06)
Toney, James - Boxer (3/15/06)
Valuev, Nikolay - Pro Boxer (10/2/06)
Viloria, Brian - Pro Boxer (11/15/06)
Wright, Winky - Pro Boxer (11/30/06)

College Basketball

Boeheim, Jim - Syracuse basketball coach (2/16/06)
Butler, Lamar - George Mason guard - BracketBusters (2/16/06)
Falker, Randal - Southern Illinois forward - BracketBusters (2/16/06)
Foye, Randy - Villanova guard - 6/28/06 | 6/27/06 | 2/17/06
Gray, Aaron - Pittsburgh center - 10/13/06 | 2/22/06
Jacobson, Ben - Northern Iowa guard - BracketBusters (2/16/06)
Krzyzewski, Mike - Duke basketball coach (3/2/06)
Lee, Charles - Bucknell forward/guard - BracketBusters (2/16/06)
Love, Kevin - UCLA recruit (8/15/06)
Mbah a Moute, Luc Richard - UCLA forward (10/13/06)
McConathy, Mike - Northwestern State head coach - BracketBusters (2/16/06)
McRoberts, Josh - Duke forward (10/13/06)
Merritt, J. Robert - Samford forward - BracketBusters (2/16/06)
Miller, Paul - Wichita State center - BracketBusters (2/16/06)
Self, Bill - Kansas head men's basketball coach (2/24/06)
Sumpter, Curtis - Villanova forward (10/13/06)
Travis, Romeo -Akron forward - BracketBusters (2/16/06)
Tucker, Joah - Wisconsin-Milwaukee forward - BracketBusters (2/16/06)
Weber, Bruce - Illinois men's basketball head coach (2/9/06)
Wiggins, Candice - Stanford guard (3/27/06)
Williams, Mistie - Duke forward (1/20/06)
Winchester, Anthony - Western Kentucky guard - BracketBusters (2/16/06)

College Football

Booker, Lorenzo - Florida State RB (8/21/06)
Davis, Buster - Florida State LB (8/21/06)
Filani, Joel - Texas Tech WR (7/21/06)
Griffin, Archie - Two-time Heisman Trophy winner (12/8/06)
Harrison, Jerome - Washington St. RB, NFL draft prospect (4/19/06)
Hughes, Daymeion - Cal defensive back (8/25/06)
Jackson, Chad - Florida WR, NFL prospect (4/20/06)
Jackson, Lawrence - USC defensive end (8/25/06)
Johnson, Calvin - Georgia Tech WR (8/14/06)
Lynch, Marshawn - Cal RB (8/18/06)
Moss, Sinorice - Miami WR, NFL prospect (4/20/06)
Palmer, Jordan - UTEP quarterback (7/19/06)
Proctor, Will - Clemson quarterback (9/19/06)
Ratliff, Brett - Utah quarterback (8/10/06)
Senior Bowl 2006: Day 1 - Oklahoma OL Davin Joseph (1/23/06)
Senior Bowl 2006: Day 2 - Miami WR Sinorice Moss, Notre Dame WR Maurice Stovall, Penn State QB Michael Robinson (1/24/06)
Senior Bowl: Day 3 - Florida WR Chad Jackson, Wyoming K Deric Yaussi, Colorado P John Torp (1/25/06)
Senior Bowl: Day 4 - Iowa LB Chad Greenway, Michigan WR Jason Avant, Tennessee OL Cody Douglas, Virginia Tech RB Cedric Humes, Ohio State C Nick Mangold (1/26/06)
Sheffey, Jeremy - West Virginia OL (9/27/06)
Switzer, Barry - former Oklahoma Sooners coach (12/13/06)

College Ice Hockey

Earl, Robbie - Wisconsin hockey - Frozen Four (4/3/06)
Moore, Greg - UMaine hockey - Frozen Four (4/3/06)
Schneider, Cory - BC hockey - Frozen Four (4/3/06)
Stafford, Drew - North Dakota hockey - Frozen Four (4/3/06)

Cycling

Eustice, John - Cycling analyst (6/30/06)
LeMond, Greg - Cycling great (7/27/06)

ESPN

Drehs, Wayne - ESPN.com writer on the Real Frozen Tundra (10/11/06)
Drehs, Wayne - ESPN.com writer on the World Cup experience (7/11/06)
Golic, Mike - NFL Ultimate Depth Chart (7/6/06)
Hall, Mike - Co-Host, ESPNU's "Summer House" (8/3/06)
Howard, Desmond - ESPN FB analyst on OSU-Mich. (11/15/06)
Jerez, Ernesto - World Baseball Classic (3/1/06)
Moss, Randy - ESPN Kentucky Derby analyst (5/3/06)
Schlereth, Mark - NFL Ultimate Depth Chart (7/5/06)
Smith, Robert - ESPN FB analyst on OSU-Mich. (11/14/06)
Spielman, Chris - ESPNU's ''Summer House'' host (7/27/06)

Misc.

Boyd, Kendall - EA Sports' NCAA Football 07 (7/21/06)
Chuck D - Musician (12/1/06)
Driver Jr., Walter - USGA president (9/6/06)
Hubbard, Jesse - New Jersey Pride of MLL (7/7/06)
Karnazes, Dean - The Ultramarathon Man (10/26/06)
Keels, Paul - OSU radio play-by-play on OSU-Mich. (12/14/06)
Madden Nation - w/ Fred Dizzle (12/13/06)
Madden Nation - w/ DJ (12/20/06)
Madden Nation - w/ Coach Muk (12/27/06)
Madden 07 - w/ Dwayne "D-Train" Harrison (2/21/06)
McG - "We Are Marshall" Director/Producer (12/11/06)
Meissner, Kimmie - Figure skating champion (10/26/06)
Metzger, Mike - Before jumping fountains at Caesars Palace (5/4/06)
Mr. Orange - N.Y. Knicks protester (6/26/06)
Moseley, Jonny - Former Olympic Skiier (12/18/06)
Pfister, Phil - World's Strongest Man (10/10/06)
Randolph, Robert - Musician (9/8/06)
Sabol, Steve - President of NFL Films (1/30/06)
Sylvia, Tim - UFC Heavyweight Champ (7/21/06)
Tinsley, Boyd - Dave Matthews Band violinist (5/2/06)

MLB

Bay, Jason - Pirates OF (2/7/06)
Clemente Jr., Roberto - Baseball broadcaster (3/10/06)
Cuddyer, Michael - Minnesota Twins OF (7/28/06)
Lynn, Fred - Former MLB star (5/4/06)
Martinez, Tino - Former MLB player, new ESPN analyst (2/27/06)
Mauer, Joe - Twins C (11/15/06)
Rojas, Enrique - World Baseball Classic (3/3/06)
Smith, Ozzie - Hall of Fame SS (11/1/06)

MLS

Altidore, Josmer - Red Bull New York F (10/26/06)
Armas, Chris - Chicago Fire MF (9/15/06)
Balboa, Marcelo - ESPN soccer analyst (9/21/06)
Boswell, Bobby - D.C. United D (8/17/06)
Bradley, Bob - Chivas USA/Team USA head coach - 12/11/06 | 6/8/06
Ching, Brian - Houston Dynamo forward (8/4/06)
Clark, Ricardo - Houston Dynamo midfielder (8/25/06)
Conrad, Jimmy - Kansas City Wizards defender (9/28/06)
Cooper, Kenny - FC Dallas forward (7/13/06)
Cunningham, Jeff - Real Salt Lake forward (8/31/06)
De Rosario, Dwayne - Houston Dynamo MF (8/10/06)
Donovan, Landon - Los Angeles Galaxy forward (4/27/06)
Dorman, Andy - New England Revolution MF (11/2/06)
Eskandarian, Alecko - D.C. United forward (4/6/06)
Gansler, Bob - Kansas City Wizards head coach (6/1/06)
Jaqua, Nate - L.A. Galaxy forward (12/21/06)
Johnston, Mo - Toronto FC head coach (11/16/06)
Kinnear, Dominic - Houston Dynamo head coach (12/8/06)
Kirovski, Jovan - Colorado Rapids of the MLS (5/25/06)
Meola, Tony - Red Bull New York GK (4/20/06)
Mitts, Heather - On Soccer & Men's World Cup (6/21/06)
Morrow, Steve - FC Dallas coach (12/14/06)
Mulrooney, Richard - FC Dallas MF (10/19/06)
Onalfo, Curt - Kansas City Wizards head coach (11/30/06)
Onstad, Pat - Houston Dynamo GK (11/9/06)
Perkins, Troy - D.C. United goalkeeper (10/5/06)
Rolfe, Chris - Chicago Fire forward (5/18/06)
Sala, Dario - FC Dallas goalkeeper (9/7/06)
Schmid, Sigi - Columbus Crew Head Coach (7/20/06)

Movies

Bruckheimer, Jerry - 'Glory Road' producer (1/12/06)
Hock, Jon - "Through the Fire" Writer and Director (2/10/06)
Lattin, David - Former Texas Western forward on 'Glory Road' (1/12/06)
Lucas, Josh - plays coach Don Haskins in 'Glory Road' (1/12/06)
Papale, Vince - Real-life inspiration for Invincible (8/23/06)
Serrill, Ward - The Heart of the Game Director, Writer and Producer (8/9/06)
Wahlberg, Mark - Invincible star (8/25/06)

NBA

Ager, Maurice - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Armstrong, Hilton - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Bargnani, Andrea - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Bowen, Bruce - San Antonio Spurs forward/guard (1/16/06)
Brewer, Ronnie - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Denton, John - Florida Today NBA writer (9/18/06)
Ellis, Monta - Golden State Warriors guard (4/13/06)
Foye, Randy - Timberwolves guard - 9/13 | 6/28/06 | 6/27/06 | 2/17/06
Freeland, Joel - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Gay, Rudy - NBA draftee - 6/28/06 | 6/27/06
House, Eddie - Phoenix Suns guard (4/4/06)
Johnson, Eddie - Former NBA player (8/11/06)
Kaman, Chris - L.A. Clippers center (1/25/06)
Marion, Shawn - Phoenix Suns forward (1/18/06)
Marshall, Donyell - Cleveland Cavaliers forward (3/8/06)
Morrison, Adam - NBA draftee - 6/28/06 | 6/27/06
O'Bryant, Patrick - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Odom, Lamar - Los Angeles Lakers forward (3/15/06)
Parker, Smush - Los Angeles Lakers guard (1/19/06)
Pecherov, Olexsiy - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Redick, J.J. - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Sefolosha, Thabo - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Sene, Mouhamed - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Simmons, Cedric - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Spears, Marc - NBA in 2010 (9/20/06)
Stern, David - NBA Commissioner (4/20/06)
Taylor, Donell - Washington Wizards guard (4/13/06)
Thomas, Tyrus - NBA prospect (6/27/06)
Vandeweghe, Kiki - ESPN NBA analyst (11/1/06)
Williams, Marcus - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Williams, Sheldon - NBA draftee (6/28/06)
Windhorst, Brian - ESPN.com's NBA 2010 (9/19/06)

NFL

Bing, Darnell - Oakland Raiders LB (7/26/06)
Culpepper, Daunte - Miami Dolphins QB (4/20/06)
Dorsett, Tony - Former Dallas Cowboy (10/19/06)
Fasano, Anthony - Dallas Cowboys tight end (7/26/06)
Marshall Faulk, St. Louis Rams RB - 8/22 on Madden 07 | 4/20
Graham, Shayne - Cincinnati Bengals K (8/11/06)
Hartwell, Edgerton - Atlanta Falcons LB (8/10/06)
Hill, Tye - CB prospect (4/26/06)
Huff, Michael - DB prospect (4/26/06)
Jackson, Steven - St. Louis Rams' RB (10/20/06)
Jennings, Kelly - CB prospect (4/26/06)
Lucas, Ken - Carolina Panthers CB (7/13/06)
Manning Jr., Ricky - Chicago Bears DB (7/25/06)
McNabb, Donovan - Philadelphia Eagles QB (4/20/06)
Rackers, Neil - Arizona Cardinals kicker (8/1/06)
Sims, Ernie - LB prospect (4/25/06)
Teague, George - Former Dallas Cowboy (10/4/06)
Wesley, Dante - Chicago Bears DB (7/25/06)
Williams, Mario - DE prospect (4/24/06)
Wright, Rod - DT Prospect (4/24/06)
Zemaitis, Alan - Tampa Bay Buccaneers' DB (7/27/06)

NHL

Alfredsson, Daniel - Senators RW (10/6/06)
Barnes, Stu - Stars C (10/26/06)
Brodeur, Martin - Devils G (10/27/06)
Boyes, Brad - Bruins RW (10/20/06)
Cloutier, Dan - Kings goalie (10/4/06)
Dumont, J.P. - Predators RW (10/6/06)
Giguere, Jean-Sebastien - Ducks goaltender (11/16/06)
Naslund, Markus - Canucks LW (11/10/06)
Ovechkin, Alexander - Capitals LW (12/18/06)
Rolston, Brian - Wild C (12/8/06)
Schneider, Mathieu - Red Wings/Team USA Defenseman (2/10/06)
Spezza, Jason - Senators center (5/4/06)
Ward, Cam - Hurricanes goalie (10/3/06)

Tennis

Ancic, Mario - Tennis player (3/28/06)
Baghdatis, Marco - Tennis player (3/7/06)
Bjorkman, Jonas - Tennis player (2/14/06)
Blake, James - Tennis player (5/2/06)
Bradshaw, Gayle - ATP administrator (3/7/06)
Fish, Mardy - Tennis player (5/22/06)
Gonzalez, Fernando - Tennis player (7/25/06)
Johansson, Thomas - Tennis player (8/8/06)
Ljubicic, Ivan - Tennis star (1/16/06)
Malisse, Xavier - Tennis player (2/21/06)
Nieminen, Jarkko - Tennis player (3/14/06)
Rochus, Olivier - Tennis player (3/21/06)
Safin, Marat - Tennis player (7/18/06)
Safina, Dinara - Tennis player (4/12/06)
Spadea, Vince - Tennis player (8/15/06)
Tursunov, Dmitry - Tennis player (8/1/06)
Vaidisova, Nicole - Tennis player (4/5/06)

WNBA

Weatherspoon, Teresa - Former WNBA player (5/30/06)

Writers

Assael, Shaun - ESPN The Magazine writer on MLB & Steroids (6/21/06)
Bestrom, Craig - Golf Digest Senior Editor on British Open (7/24/06)
Brennan, Christine - Author of "Best Seat in the House"
Chengelis, Angelique - Michigan beat writer for Detroit News (11/15/06)
Denton, John - Florida Today NBA writer (9/18/06)
DeShazier, John - New Orleans Times-Picayune columnist (7/26/06)
Fainaru-Wada, Mark - "Game of Shadows" co-author (3/23/06)
Fish, Mike - on Pat Tillman E-Ticket story (7/21/06)
Herrington, Ryan - Golf World senior writer on NCAA golf (5/19/06)
May, Tim - OSU beat writer for Columbus Dispatch (11/15/06)
Mnookin, Seth - Author (7/13/06)
Silver, Nate - "Baseball Between the Numbers" author (4/6/06)
Spears, Marc - NBA in 2010 (9/20/06)
Telander, Rick - ''Heaven is a Playground'' (12/19/06)
Thorpe, David - NBA in 2010 (9/21/06)
Williams, Lance - "Game of Shadows" co-author (3/23/06)
Windhorst, Brian - Cleveland Cavaliers beat writer (4/24/06)
Windhorst, Brian - ESPN.com's NBA 2010 (9/19/06)